Party affiliation among the Unaffiliated by educational group (2014) Switch to: Educational distribution among the Unaffiliated by political party

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Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,129. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 27% 30% 43% 2,129
Some college 24% 21% 55% 1,950
College 19% 15% 66% 2,071
Post-graduate degree 17% 11% 72% 1,382

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